Roy Kinnear to join Flybe as chief commercial officer Roy left his role as chief executive of Air Seychelles earlier this month and has formerly held senior management roles at various airlines including bmi, Gulf Air and Etihad. He will take up the new post from January 2018. Read more.
Hasbro posts third quarter revenue growth of 7% to $1.79bn Net earnings for the third quarter rose by 3% to $265.6m as the toy maker forecast that revenue in the crucial fourth quarter will grow between 4% and 7%. The company said the recent bankruptcy at Toys "R" Us had impacted its outlook. Read more.
Permira-backed Dr Martens reports strong growth in Asia The footwear brand saw total full-year revenues rise by 25% to £290.6m, with revenues in east Asian markets surging by 88% to £22m in the year to 31st March. Private equity firm Permira acquired the business in 2013. Read more.